Four Favorites: Makeup Remover Edition

Heavy Duty Makeup Removal On any given day I wear makeup for an average of about 12 hours. When it’s finally time to clean my face, I don’t want to have to wash four separate times or scrub forever just to get it all off. This product removes all traces of makeup quickly and effectively. … Continue reading Four Favorites: Makeup Remover Edition

3 Steps to Shiny Nails

Having my nails painted is one of those things that makes me feel like I have my life just a little bit more together. I love getting a manicure at the nail salon, but it's pricey and time consuming. On one of my weekly trips to Ulta, I stumbled upon the OPI Infinite Shine series. … Continue reading 3 Steps to Shiny Nails

10 Things I Learned From Being a Team Player

In ninth grade I broke my dad's heart when I decided to quit running track to join the JV pompon team. For those of you who aren't from the Midwest, Pompon is a combination of cheer and dance with a focus of sharp movements and Rockettes style high kicks.  As high school went on, I … Continue reading 10 Things I Learned From Being a Team Player

Smile at Yourself

Like many women, I am often told to smile more by men on the street. Every time this happens, it leaves me with an uncomfortable feeling. I get a pit in my stomach that sticks with me for the whole day. I think the reason why it feels so intrusive when a stranger demands that you … Continue reading Smile at Yourself

RACKin’ Up the Deals

Nordstrom Rack is one of my very favorite stores to get a good deal on the brands I love. I recently downloaded the Rack app and have been finding the cutest pieces for 40-75% off. I wanted to share some of my online shopping tips and favorite Rack items that I know you all will … Continue reading RACKin’ Up the Deals

My Favorite Cauliflower Crust Pizza Toppings

As promised in the Trader Joe's Haul post, I am here to share with you a few of my favorite cauliflower pizza crust combinations. I make a few of these a month and have found both a vegetarian and a meat lovers recipe that are simple, quick and delicious! For those of you who have … Continue reading My Favorite Cauliflower Crust Pizza Toppings

Snooze it & Lose it

I don't run for elevators. I don't run to catch planes. I don't like to run late. Your alarm goes off at 6:30 a.m. and you immediately hit snooze. 8 minutes later the piercing sound of reality rings in your ear again and again and again...  It's a vicious cycle: hit snooze, doze off, wake up … Continue reading Snooze it & Lose it

Easiest Updo Ever!

I wear my hair in a high ponytail almost every day. I like having it out of my face, and I've found that wearing it up is the easiest way to keep it looking decent all day. I stumbled upon a version of this quick updo on Pinterest and tweaked it to make it my … Continue reading Easiest Updo Ever!

Conceal & Feel Fierce

After my fall lip combinations post, I got a few requests for a concealer and foundation post. I decided it was easiest to do a full complexion post and share all my favorite face makeup products for everyday and glam occasions in one spot! When it comes to makeup, there are a thousand ways to … Continue reading Conceal & Feel Fierce

Going Bananas for Smoothies

If you thought my No-Bake Power Bites were easy, get ready for another quick and simple recipe to satisfy your sweet tooth. Behold the four ingredient smoothie I make at least once (sometimes twice) a day. Here are the ingredients you need: 1 frozen banana (freeze peeled) 2-3 tablespoons of peanut butter (or PB2) 1/2 … Continue reading Going Bananas for Smoothies